8 days in Finland, Norway & Haparanda Itinerary

8 days in Finland, Norway & Haparanda Itinerary

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Kuopio, Finland
— Few hours
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Haparanda, Sweden
— 1 night
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Alta, Norway
— 2 nights
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Nordkapp Municipality, Norway
— 2 nights
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Inari, Finland
— 1 night
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Oulu, Finland
— 1 night
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Kuopio, Finland
— Few hours

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Kuopio, Finland

Kuopio
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kuopio trip itinerary builder.

Helsinki to Kuopio is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August in Kuopio, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 14°C at night. You will leave for Haparanda on the 25th (Tue).

Things to do in Kuopio

Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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Haparanda, Sweden

Haparanda
Haparanda is a locality and the seat of Haparanda Municipality in Norrbotten County, Sweden. To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Haparanda trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Kuopio to Haparanda takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Kuopio in August, expect little chillier with lows of 11°C in Haparanda. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Alta.

Things to do in Haparanda

Nature · Parks · Museums

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Alta, Norway

Alta ©
Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Alta trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Haparanda to Alta takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Haparanda to Alta is minus 1 hour. In August in Alta, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 10°C at night. On the 28th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Nordkapp Municipality.

Things to do in Alta

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Alta Canyon
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Alta Church
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Sami Siida
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Nordkapp Municipality, Norway

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Some 200,000 visitors take a trip to Nordkapp Municipality every year, drawn by its two main attractions--North Cape and Knivskjellodden, considered by many the northernmost point of Europe.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): get outside with Knivskjellodden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Kirkeporten in Skarsvag, shop like a local with The Gallery "West Of The Moon", then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Honningsvag Church, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with The Gallery - East of the Sun.

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You can drive from Alta to Nordkapp Municipality in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Alta in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Nordkapp Municipality: temperatures range from 15°C by day to 10°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Sun) before leaving for Inari.

Things to do in Nordkapp Municipality

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

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Knivskjellodden
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Inari, Finland

Inari
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Inari trip planner.

You can drive from Nordkapp Municipality to Inari in 5.5 hours. Another option is to drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nordkapp Municipality to Inari due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Nordkapp Municipality in August, expect nights in Inari to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 19°C. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Oulu.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

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Oulu, Finland

Oulu
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Oulu vacation planner.

Fly from Inari to Oulu in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Oulu are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. On the 1st (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Kuopio.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Outdoors

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Kuopio, Finland

Kuopio
To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Kuopio vacation maker.

Getting from Oulu to Kuopio by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. On the 1st (Tue), you're off to home.

Things to do in Kuopio

Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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